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5 Tips for Traveling Wisely on Your Next Adventure

5 Tips for Traveling Wisely on Your Next Adventure

The world is opening up. Flights are being added. Restrictions reduced. New hotels and resorts are opening around the world at a record pace, others are reemerging after extensive renovations. As you consider venturing out, we want to share a few tips to make your...

12+ Highly Anticipated New Hotel Openings to Help You Travel Well

12+ Highly Anticipated New Hotel Openings to Help You Travel Well

Below is a small sample of recent and upcoming openings. Of course we love old favorites too (always feel free to email us about those). Whether you like staying at name brand resorts like the Four Seasons or family owned, boutique properties like Passalacqua in Lake...

VISIT to: Taylor River Lodge, CO

VISIT to: Taylor River Lodge, CO

Before I get into the details of Taylor River Lodge, Crested Butte is worth an introduction.  I first went to this ski town as a teenager with a friend whose family had a house there.  They’ve owned that house for 40+ years because they love CB that much. While I was...

HIGHLIGHTS from: Tordrillo Mountain Lodge

HIGHLIGHTS from: Tordrillo Mountain Lodge

Flying high above, looking out the window of our Beaver plane, Tordrillo Mountain Lodge is nestled into the corner of Judd Lake in remote Alaskan wilderness.  You can’t get to Tordillo by land and the main mode of transportation is helicopter.  A visit here is not for...

VISIT to: Nayara Tented Camp

VISIT to: Nayara Tented Camp

If you like the vibe of an African safari camp, Nayara Tented Camp is the closest you will get to that in the Americas.  The Tented Camp is one of the three different but connected properties on the side of a mountain overlooking the La Fortuna Volcano.  The Tented...

The surprise of Montenegro

The surprise of Montenegro

Montenegro was a surprise to me.  Not in the sense that I didn’t know I was going.  I did.  But I didn’t know what to expect.  Since I was more focused on the Croatia part of my itinerary, and life was busy, I didn't have the time to focus on Montenegro. As with any...

Sunrise hike to Mt Srd

Sunrise hike to Mt Srd

BEEEEEP.  My alarm jolted me awake at 5:45a.  A little jarring since I’d fallen asleep after 1a earlier that morning.  I'm normally someone who is early to bed, and the late hour was due to a 11:30p client call (because of a seven hour time change to the US). But I...

Resorts on the Maine Coast

Resorts on the Maine Coast

From 3,400 miles of oceanfront to 5,000-foot mountains, Maine offers both relaxing retreats and high-energy adventures. It provides respite for those who want to slow down, isolation for busy city dwellers, and forests, lakes, and rivers begging to be explored. And...

The most anticipated luxury hotel openings of 2021

The most anticipated luxury hotel openings of 2021

There is a lot of excitement and anticipation for 2021. The vaccines have brought us optimism, but that's been tempered a bit by other news.  I'm choosing to remain optimistic for our country and the world. As we dream of the places we’ll go, I'm looking forward to...

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